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  • Downloads // Nov 2009

    TechRepublic's Geek Gift Guide 2009

    Regardless of their current economic situation, technology geeks love to give and receive electronic gadgets. And, it is not just any gadget they want, but the best electronic gizmos. TechRepublic once again brings together our unique perspective reviews of some of the best geek gifts on the market, all just...

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  • Downloads // Dec 2005

    10 common SQL Server problems and solutions

    This list outlines 10 common SQL Server problems and solutions. This handy two-page list outlines 10 familiar SQL Server problems and an assortment of solutions. From "Out of Space" errors to a database going suspect, this list is great quick reference for every SQL administrator.Here's a sample:Number 1: Users...

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  • eBooks // Jun 2015

    Executive's guide to Apple in the enterprise (free ebook)

    Apple's success in the consumer market has pushed the company's technology further into the enterprise than ever before. This new ebook from ZDNet and TechRepublic looks at the implications of the growing business reliance on Apple products.

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  • Tools & Templates // May 2015

    Sample files: Random time values, conditional formatting, and a PivotTable solution

    These files demonstrate the techniques explained in the article Office Q&A: Random time values, conditional formatting, and a PivotTable solution.

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  • eBooks // May 2015

    Executive's guide to leading innovation (free ebook)

    IT and business leaders are under increasing pressure to find ways to drive innovation and leverage new technologies. This latest guide looks at how they're meeting the challenge.

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  • eBooks // Mar 2015

    Executive's guide to IoT and big data (free ebook)

    This latest ebook from ZDNet and TechRepublic looks at the impact of the exploding digital universe, the strategic business value of IoT and big data, and the next wave of trends and developments you're likely to see.

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  • eBooks // Feb 2015

    Executive's guide to the next wave of security challenges

    The proliferation of cyberattacks and the failure of traditional tools to safeguard businesses and individuals have brought us to a new reality: It's no longer a matter of if you're attacked, but when and how. To help you stay on top of current and emerging security concerns and build effective...

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  • Downloads // Dec 2014

    Apple's first employee: The remarkable odyssey of Bill Fernandez (PDF download)

    Best known as the guy who introduced Steve Jobs and Steve Wozniak, Bill Fernandez speaks out on Apple's founding magic, how love built the first Mac, and the computer of the future. Download the full feature article in magazine format as a free PDF that you can read on your...

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  • eBooks // Dec 2014

    Founder's guide to launching a startup (free ebook)

    This latest ebook from ZDNet and TechRepublic focuses on tips, strategies, and success stories aimed at helping new entrepreneurs and founders-in-the-making navigate the tricky path of launching a startup.

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  • eBooks // Nov 2014

    Executive's guide to strategic tech planning: 2015 and beyond (free ebook)

    IT and business leaders who are tasked with creating a technology roadmap must balance dynamic business priorities and economic realities against a tech landscape that changes by the minute. This free ebook looks at topics that influence this strategic planning, including emerging technologies, digital workplace trends, and IT practices and...

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  • Downloads // Oct 2014

    What the latest tech revolution means for the future of music (PDF download)

    As cloud collaboration changes expectations, the music industry is primed for disruption. A new breed of cloud tools is enhancing how artists in separate locations create beautiful music together. Download the full feature article in magazine format as a free PDF that you can read on your tablet, laptop, or...

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  • Downloads // Oct 2014

    Shenzhen's ascent from Chinese fishing village to the world's gadget factory (PDF download)

    In three decades, Shenzhen has skyrocketed from a remote coastal town to the tech manufacturing capital of the world. Steve Ranger explains how and what it means for the future of China and the world. Download the full feature article in magazine format as a free PDF you can read...

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  • eBooks // Oct 2014

    Executive's guide to the modern IT budget (free ebook)

    As organizations grapple with spending decisions for 2015, they must factor in the potential business value of new technologies, as well as some shifting priorities.

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  • White Papers // Sep 2014

    Ryan Cloud computing test

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  • eBooks // Aug 2014

    Executive's guide to understanding the IT job market (free ebook)

    Powerful trends like cloud, mobility, and big data -- as well as disruptive innovations like 3D printing and IoT -- are reshaping the IT industry. So it's no surprise that the tech job market is changing along with it. This free guide from ZDNet and TechRepublic offers insight and advice...

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  • eBooks // Aug 2014

    Executive’s guide to the business possibilities of 3D printing (free ebook)

    3D printing may hold both promise and peril, according to industry experts. This latest guide from ZDNet and TechRepublic looks at how this evolving technology is being used, the benefits it offers, and the concerns it raises.

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  • eBooks // Jun 2014

    Executive's guide to the hybrid cloud (free ebook)

    Hybrid clouds are helping enterprises find a balance between their internal IT infrastructure and public cloud services. This guide looks at the business advantages -- and potential deal-killers -- of hybrid cloud strategies.

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  • Downloads // Apr 2014

    Stadiums race to digitize (PDF download)

    Younger fans are leaving stadiums when they can't get connected, so sports teams are finally embracing technology as a way to improve the fan experience and increase the team’s bottom line. Download the full feature article from TechRepublic's Teena Hammond in magazine format as a free PDF that you can...

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  • eBooks // Mar 2014

    Executive's guide to microservers in the data center (free ebook)

    Microservers may not have enough muscle to carry out heavy-duty data center tasks, but they’re good at handling certain lightweight workloads -- saving space and reducing energy costs in the process. This ZDNet/TechRepublic ebook looks at how microservers are being used, their benefits and limitations, and how decision makers are...

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  • Downloads // Mar 2014

    Why tech giants are finally cleaning up their act on conflict minerals (PDF download)

    The rich mineral mines of the Democratic Republic of Congo supply valuable minerals to the tech industry, but they come at a deadly cost that is finally being faced. Download the full feature article from TechRepublic's Nick Heath in magazine format as a free PDF that you can read on...

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  • Downloads // Mar 2014

    Microsoft's redemption song in Africa (download magazine version as PDF)

    Africans are taking control of their own destiny in technology, and Microsoft is no longer just giving away software but using its resources to fuel innovation fires instead. It is catalyzing grassroots tech revolutions on the world’s least connected continent. Download the full feature article from TechRepublic's Lyndsey Gilpin in...

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  • Downloads // Mar 2014

    Memes pwn the web (download the magazine version as a PDF)

    If you want to know how memes came to dominate the web, how they may evolve into '"emes," and why they may hold the secret to the future of life on earth, then you better read this. Download the feature article in magazine format as a free PDF that you...

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  • Downloads // Mar 2014

    The inside story of how Aaron Levie and his childhood friends built Box into a $2 billion business

    One of the most hotly anticipated tech IPOs of 2014 is run by four childhood classmates who grew up and built a cloud computing juggernaut during their 20s. This TechRepublic cover story from Rachel King tells how Aaron Levie and his friends created the company and grew it into one...

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  • eBooks // Mar 2014

    Executive's guide to tablets in the enterprise

    Tablets are proving their worth as a useful tool for many business users. This guide looks at the current tablet landscape, what lies ahead, and how the devices are being used to enhance productivity.

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  • eBooks // Feb 2014

    Executive's guide to the end of Windows XP support

    See how organizations are dealing with Windows XP's end-of-life deadline, the consequences of various migration (or stay-put) scenarios, and the obstacles encountered by companies moving off the OS.

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  • eBooks // Jan 2014

    Executive's guide to enterprise storage

    This guide from ZDNet and TechRepublic delves into enterprise storage strategies and the tech that's enabling companies to effectively manage the growing volume of valuable digital information.

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  • Case Studies // Dec 2013

    Conversations on the Future of Business: Unlocking Human Potential

    Four Key Insights into How Technology Influences Employee Performance Interested in understanding how innovation impacts employee/employer relationships? This interview transcript reveals Forbes Media’s strategy for increasing the value delivered by its employees and freelancers and creating a rewarding work environment. By taking advantage of advanced insights into how potential...

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  • White Papers // Dec 2013

    Modernized data Protection with Veam and HP Storage

    In this solution brief, HP and Veeam have teamed up to present an end-to-end storage and data protection solution optimized for virtual environments.A complete VM data protection recovery solution from HP and Veeam saves money by dramatically reducing the time it takes to back up and recover a VM. With...

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  • eBooks // Nov 2013

    Executive's guide to IT security and risk management

    Today's IT leaders and security professionals are facing a threat landscape that has outgrown traditional solutions. ZDNet and TechRepublic put together this ebook to help organizations understand and mitigate the latest generation of risks.

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  • White Papers // Nov 2013

    Tech Roundup: Big Data

    While Big Data as a technology may still be finding its way into the business world, it's already becoming the hottest trend for organizations looking for a competitive edge. But it will require is a better understanding of what big data is and isn't - only then an organization can...

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  • White Papers // Nov 2013

    Tech Roundup: Big Data, An Untapped Resource

    Organizations worldwide are quickly realizing the value of gathering, processing, storing and taking action on large volumes of data. However, determining the right strategy to help sort through all of this information is not as simple as many companies would like it to be. In this intelligence report, you...

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  • White Papers // Nov 2013

    Tech Roundup: How to Take Advantage of Big Data Analytics

    Imagine being able to take every piece of information created about your organization across any digital environment and being able to leverage it to be more competitive. How organizations plan and implement these initiatives will ultimately determine how successful they will be. And if your organization is looking for more...

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  • eBooks // Oct 2013

    Executive's guide to the future of IT leadership (free ebook)

    Major trends like cloud and BYOD are changing how IT supports the business – as well as who's calling the shots. This guide explores the issues surrounding the shifting role of the IT leader.

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  • eBooks // Sep 2013

    Executive's guide to Big Data strategies and best practices (free ebook)

    Organizations are investing more than ever in Big Data technologies, but many initiatives are still in the planning and piloting stages. This guide will help you harness the real business value of your approach to Big Data.

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  • eBooks // Aug 2013

    Executive's guide to infrastructure as a service (IaaS)

    Develop the right cloud strategy for your organization with the help of the advice and insights collected in this latest guide from ZDNet and TechRepublic.

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  • Research // Aug 2013

    Research: IaaS impact on data center design and staffing

    The importance of Infrastructure as a Service (IaaS) is evident in the growing number of companies either already implementing, or planning to implement. Underscoring the strength of IaaS is the responses gathered in each of the last two Tech Pro Research surveys on the topic. The first, in April, detailed...

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  • eBooks // Jul 2013

    Executive's guide to virtualization in the enterprise

    This ebook from ZDNet and TechRepublic will help IT and business leaders learn about the risks, challenges, and benefits of virtualization technologies.

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  • Research // Jul 2013

    More companies turning to desktop virtualization (APAC)

    Desktop virtualization is growing in popularity, even though it's been around for several years. TechRepublic did a survey to see who is using virtual desktop infrastructure (VDI) and the benefits, both expected and expected. This research report focuses on the result of the TechRepublic survey on who is using VDI,...

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  • Downloads // Jul 2013

    Virtualizing the Enterprise: A Q&A with the Editors in Chief

    This question-and-answer session with ZDNet editor in chief Larry Dignan and TechRepublic editor in chief Jason Hiner provides a broad industry view of our latest special feature, Virtualizing the Enterprise.

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  • eBooks // Jun 2013

    Executive's guide to IT innovation in small businesses

    This guide offers a look at some of the ways small businesses are embracing best practices, new tech, and transformative opportunities to achieve unprecedented growth and success.

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  • Downloads // Dec 2005

    10 common SQL Server problems and solutions

    This list outlines 10 common SQL Server problems and solutions. This handy two-page list outlines 10 familiar SQL Server problems and an assortment of solutions. From "Out of Space" errors to a database going suspect, this list is great quick reference for every SQL administrator.Here's a sample:Number 1: Users...

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  • Downloads // Nov 2009

    TechRepublic's Geek Gift Guide 2009

    Regardless of their current economic situation, technology geeks love to give and receive electronic gadgets. And, it is not just any gadget they want, but the best electronic gizmos. TechRepublic once again brings together our unique perspective reviews of some of the best geek gifts on the market, all just...

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  • White Papers // Feb 2010

    The Costs Of Emerging Market Financial Crises: Output, Productivity And Welfare

    Financial crises in emerging market countries appear to be very costly: output falls are often dramatic, while a host of partial welfare indicators - from suicide rates to infant mortality - deteriorate as well. The magnitude of these costs is puzzling both from an accounting perspective - factor usage does...

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  • Webcasts // Jun 2011

    Security in Google Apps

    Security concerns are all too frequently cited as a key reason that businesses and organizations choose not to embrace cloud computing, despite potential benefits in terms of reduced cost and administrative overhead. Google Apps, the online productivity and groupware suite, has a number of security features built in, both from...

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  • White Papers // Oct 2009

    The Role Of Managerial Overconfidence In The Design Of Debt Covenants

    The authors examine the influence of CEO behavioral characteristics on the design of debt covenants. They focus on CEO overconfidence, a trait that is prevalent among CEOs and has been shown to be associated with over-investment and value-destroying merger activity. They find that debtholders design covenants to mitigate the anticipated...

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  • White Papers // May 2010

    Disentangling Wireless Sensing From Mesh Networking

    The resource demands of today's wireless mesh networking stacks hinder the progress of low-cost, low power wireless sensor nodes. Optimizing wireless sensors means reducing costs, increasing lifetimes, and locating sensors close to the action. Adding mesh networking functions like IP routing and forwarding increases RAM and ROM requirements and demands...

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  • White Papers // Nov 2010

    Transmission Of Bank Liquidity Shocks In Loan And Deposit Markets: The Role Of Interbank Borrowing And Market Monitoring

    The authors examine the international transmission of bank liquidity shocks from multinational bank holding companies to their subsidiaries. This findings are consistent with the studies that document that parent bank fragility negatively affects lending by subsidiaries. They further find that reduction in foreign bank lending is stronger for those that...

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  • White Papers // Sep 2010

    How Social Networks And Opinion Leaders Affect The Adoption Of A New Product

    Do word-of-mouth and other peer influence processes really affect when people adopt a new product? Can one identify the most influential customers and hence those who are good seeding points for a word-of-mouth marketing campaign? Can one also identify those customers most likely to be influenced by their peers? Working...

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  • Case Studies // Apr 2010

    Customized Training Helps Wireless Engineers Shorten Downtime And Improve Customer Service

    Profile: "Wireless Telecommunications Company" In a large wireless telecommunications company with millions of U.S. subscribers, troubleshooting network problems efficiently and effectively has always been vital to customer satisfaction and overall quality of service. Situation: "Converged Voice and Data Networks Require Specialized Skills". Meeting high standards for reliability and quality of...

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  • Case Studies // Apr 2010

    Canadian Cable Operator Delivers Cable Television,Telecommunications, & Media Services To Over One Million Canadians

    Comprehensive training and certification are essential in ensuring that CCO's networking professionals have the skills necessary to deliver and manage the latest in innovative high-speed telecommunications services to institutional and residential customers. To meet CCO's training requirements, Global Knowledge immediately deployed its vendor-authorized Building Scalable Cisco Internetworks (BSCI) course, a...

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  • Case Studies // Oct 2010

    Assessment Services Helps Customer Set The Stage For Business Transformation

    Orange Business Services is a leading worldwide provider of telecommunication services to multinational companies. It provides managed services to clients in over 220 countries and territories. Putting the customer first is important in any service-oriented business. For Orange, and its focus on international telecommunications services, it is paramount. The company...

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  • Case Studies // Apr 2010

    Customized Case Study Makes International Training Have Greater Impact

    The client is the leading oilfield services company supplying technology, project management and information solutions for customers working in the international oil and gas industry. Project managers at this oil firm were often working in silos and unaware of how their work can impact others. As the industry's focus is...

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  • Case Studies // Apr 2010

    Customized,Worldwide Training Delivered To An International, Integrated Energy Company

    Headquartered in California, an international, integrated oil company is one of the world's largest integrated energy companies, conducting business in more than 100 countries. The energy company had an enormous project on its hands. It needed to train over 80,000 end-users and 4,000 IT support personnel on Windows Vista and...

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  • Case Studies // Apr 2010

    Global Knowledge Training Program Supports Nortel And Microsoft Innovative

    The Innovative Communications Alliance between Nortel and Microsoft accelerates the business-driven transformation of today's e-mail, voice, video and instant messaging communication silos into unified communications solutions that are rich, intuitive and accessible from any device, that are contextually integrated into business processes and that can be efficiently and securely deployed...

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  • Case Studies // Apr 2010

    Customized, Global Training Solution Helps Aspect Transform Staff Into Unified Communications Experts

    Profile: "Aspect - a Leader in Microsoft Unified Communications Solutions". For more than 35 years, Aspect has distinguished itself by helping companies with strategic planning and technology implementations of high-stakes, complex customer-facing business processes. Situation: "Transform Technical and Sales Employees into Unified Communications Experts". Aspect had developed a business strategy...

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  • Webcasts // Apr 2011

    What You Need to Know About the Cloud and Google Apps

    Cloud computing is barreling its way into mainstream IT as a growing number of organizations migrate from on-premise productivity applications to the online tools available through Google Apps. For those who have yet to weigh the pros and cons of a move to the cloud with Google Apps, there are...

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  • Case Studies // Apr 2010

    Project Management Training Helps Sabre Airline Solutions Better Define And Deliver Customer Expectations

    Sabre Airline Solutions helps airlines better market, sell, serve and operate-from planning through execution-by providing the airline industry with products and services, reservations and departure control, and consulting services. The Airline Products and Services organization within Sabre Airline Solutions is comprised of 14 distinct product areas with more than 70...

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  • Case Studies // Apr 2010

    Curriculum Planning Service Helps Top Financial Holding Company Strengthen Its Competitive Edge

    A Top Financial Holding Company (TFHC) realized that to prosper in a rapidly changing and highly competitive environment they needed to provide responsive and reliable client services and foster an environment that would enable their employees to learn, grow, and be fulfilled in their work. Challenge: Quickly Train IT Staff...

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  • Case Studies // Apr 2010

    Customized, On-Site VoIP Training Helps An International Brokerage Firm~s Technicians Learn An Upgraded Platform

    An international brokerage firm serves investment clients in the United States, Canada, and the United Kingdom through its branch network of nearly 10,000 locations. Situation: Train Different Technicians in Preparation for a VoIP Upgrade. Solution: On-Site, Customized VoIP Training, Delivered in Three Stages. The brokerage firm decided to partner with...

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  • Case Studies // Apr 2010

    Worldwide Training For A Network Security Company

    A network security company is a global leader in intrusion prevention and security risk management. They deliver network security solutions and services around the world. Situation: Training and Maintaining Technical Certifications for a Global Technical Support Team. Solution: Blended learning with a Single, Global Training Partner In less than 30...

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  • Case Studies // Apr 2010

    How Shared Technologies Inc. And Global Knowledge Teamed To Motivate,Train, And Keep The Right Employees

    The last few years have been tough for telecom equipment providers. That's old news. Yet some of these providers are now leading the pack because of innovative business solutions that were never tried before. Selecting a Partner: Shared Technologies is a supplier of Nortel Networks' equipment. In fact, as a...

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  • eBooks // Aug 2011

    E-Guide: What You Need to Know Before Buying Tablets for Your Business

    Tablets, it seems, are everywhere. While they haven't made laptops irrelevant for the mobile workforce yet, they're quickly bridging the productivity gap between smart phones and notebook computers. But questions still abound regarding how to utilize the tablet for business. The venture can be costly and everything from security to...

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  • eBooks // Aug 2011

    E-Guide: 2011 Guide to Storage and Servers

    Today, we're seeing the rise of smart infrastructures. We now can dynamically change our networks, servers, and infrastructure to respond instantly to changing demands. But with greater power comes greater responsibility to both your clients and your IT Department. No doubt moving beyond projects to solutions will raise some questions....

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  • Research // Oct 2011

    ZDNet UK University Roadshow: What's it really like to work in IT?

    Discover the realities of working in IT. If you are preparing for a career in IT or are new to the industry, let us shed light on any vicious rumours before you start. If you are an IT veteran, you've probably encountered most of these issues and have a few...

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  • White Papers // Nov 2005

    Successfully Deploy and Maintain VoIP with these Best Practices

    Your VoIP vendor choice will influence your deployment and maintenance processes, but following general VoIP best practices will also increase the project's success. You can separate and handle voice traffic through standard, vendor-neutral protocols and design practices. Furthermore, general layout and design models for integrated VoIP and data networks provide...

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  • Downloads // Jul 2005

    90+ Keyboard shortcuts to move faster in Adobe Acrobat Professional 7.0 for Windows

    This handy, four-page table lists more than 90 keyboard shortcuts and their corresponding functions for Adobe Acrobat Professional 7. Download and print this time-saving document and post it near your keyboard for at-a-glance help when you need to quickly open PDF documents, navigate pages, toggle between views, activate...

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  • Downloads // Aug 2005

    TechRepublic Real World Guide: Improving Help Desk Service Levels

    The TechRepublic Real World Guide: Improving Help Desk Service Levels collects proven recommendations for developing proper end user-support ratios, establishing policies for communicating with users, improving service levels and more.

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  • Downloads // Jul 2005

    17 useful PHP array functions complete with examples

    This document outlines some of the more useful functions in the PHP array toolkit, and features detailed explanations and usage examples. Like arrays in other programming languages, PHP arrays allow you to store multiple values in a single variable and operate on them as a set. With...

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  • Downloads // Jul 2005

    Self-assessment quiz: Are you a strong project manager?

    Answer these 10 questions to see which, if any, of your project management skills need shoring up. Do you abandon your work plan somewhere during the project life cycle--or never even create one in the first place? How about skimping a little on quality so you can deliver on...

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  • Downloads // Sep 2005

    50+ keyboard shortcuts for moving faster in Windows XP

    These 50+ keyboard shortcuts can help you navigate Windows XP faster than ever. The point and click interface has made computers accessible to the masses, but IT pros know it's much faster to use keyboard shortcuts than to point and click. These 50-plus shortcuts will help you navigate Windows...

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  • Downloads // Apr 2005

    Tutorial: Creating and distributing custom forms with Outlook

    Although they're often overlooked, Outlook's custom form design features make it simple to add functionality and make Outlook a more valuable collaborative tool within your organization. Here's a rundown of how to add controls and fields to create a customized version of any of Outlook's default forms.Join the discussion...

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  • Downloads // Apr 2005

    IT department report card

    Keeping your IT department running smoothly means staying on top of each critical area of the operation--from change management to virus protection to licensing issues. This tool will help you measure the effectiveness of each aspect of your IT organization and enable you to track potential problems and proposed solutions.Join...

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  • Downloads // Nov 2005

    Define project expectations with this criteria acceptance form

    Establishing acceptance criteria at the beginning of a project helps ensure that the results are well received. This sample form will make those criteria clear from the project outset. Detailing acceptance criteria on the front end of a project will go a long way toward clarifying customer needs and...

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  • Tools & Templates // Jul 2005

    Active Directory object nomenclature checklist

    Plan a migration, reorganize your AD installation, or integrate new organizations into your existing directory by creating a nomenclature for distinguishing objects. This Excel workbook is designed as a resource for developing a standard for object nomenclature in your Active Directory installation. The workbook focuses on users, groups, computers,...

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  • Downloads // Oct 2005

    10 things you should know about the NETSH tool

    NETSH is a lesser-known command-line tool that can help you cut to the chase when you need to perform various networking tasks. These pointers will help you use it to streamline your configuration, administration, and documentation chores. Despite its power and versatility, NETSH is often passed over in favor...

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  • Downloads // Nov 2003

    Sample Active Directory User Database

    You can use this sample database to maintain user information in Access. Then you can import and export that information into Active Directory.

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  • Downloads // Nov 2003

    Sample Active Directory Chart

    Figuring out how to properly design an Active Directory environment can be confusing. You can use this sample Visio Active Directory Chart to use as a starting point in designing your Active Directory Forest.

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  • Downloads // Mar 2001

    Software/hardware policy

    If you're developing software/hardware guidelines for your organization, this sample policy will help you get started. It covers acceptable use, licensing issues, equipment standards, and violations.

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  • Downloads // Dec 2004

    Compare three disaster recovery solutions

    Choose the disaster recovery solution that is best for your organization. Evaluate the pros and cons of the three basic options: tape backup, high availability, and remote availability.

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  • Downloads // Jan 2006

    Gather Windows system details with this VBscript

    This handy VBscript gathers information on Windows machines and writes the information to a CSV file. Use the handy VBscript to gather a variety of system information on and Windows machines in your domain. When run, this script gathers a computer machine name, number of processors, total RAM, manufacturer,...

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